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Perspectives on Jewish religion

Weisberg, Harold.

Perspectives on Jewish religion

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Published by B"nai B"rith Dept. of Adult Jewish Education in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Judaism -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 92.

      Statementedited by Harold Weisberg.
      SeriesDynamic discussions on the issues of the day.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM40 .W37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination92 p. ;
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6200560M
      LC Control Number56009710
      OCLC/WorldCa28100823


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